Deborah Jarchow
Craftsy Instructor

Simi Valley, CA

After many years of teaching knitting and crochet, Deborah discovered that weaving encompasses her love of fiber, texture, and color. Since 1996, she has worked as a full-time weaver and artist. She has won numerous awards and written articles for national publications. Her work has been commissioned by churches and is in many private collections. Since 2004, she has been an artist in residence at Studio Channel Islands Art Center in Camarillo, ... Read Full Bio »

Deborah 's Craftsy Classes


Simply Stunning Scarves

Learn how to weave a scarf and build your confidence with the skills you need as you join award-winner Deborah Jarchow! During class, weave four fun scarf designs as you embark on an exploration of weave structure, where you'll discover how to create variations amongst your weaves and create warp structures without a variable-dent heddle. Learn to achieve different results and interesting textures by creatively warping your loom using different yarn types and changing weft structures. Plus, get insider finishing techniques to finish your weaves like a pro! When class is complete, you’ll have empowered yourself with the knowledge you need to create textures on the loom that just feel right!

$19.99 $39.99


Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics

Artist Deborah Jarchow demonstrates a variety of rigid heddle techniques for weavers who want to create more complex and beautiful fabrics.  Deborah will lead you through the techniques for color and weave, leno, Brooks bouquet and more. Weave along with Deborah and get a handle on managing selvages, maintaining an even tension and reviewing design considerations. You'll even learn how to create decorative edgings and to incorporate your work into a fabulous garment. Included with your class are practice patterns as well as the pattern for the Log Cabin Table Runner, designed exclusively for you!

$19.99 $39.99

What's New

Deborah 's Patterns

Duchess Scarf


Poncho with textured stripes

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Deborah 's Projects

Scant with Leno detail
scarf 2 with leno
Open-Weave Felted Scarves
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